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Blue Pillar Network to Manage Legacy Energy Storage Devices

February 1, 2017

Blue Pillar announces the launch of its new Aurora Energy Network-as-a-Service (eNaaS). Aurora utilizes a software automated deployment approach to connect any distributed energy resource (DER) or energy storage devices that generate, store, consume, switch or measure electricity including meters, generators, HVAC control panels, fuel cells, solar panels and more.


Blue Pillar Named to Global Cleantech 100 List for Second Straight Year

January 24, 2017

Blue Pillar, the only Internet of Things (IoT) provider to connect and control all Energy Things™, was named to the Global Cleantech 100 list for the second straight year. Featuring companies that are best positioned to solve tomorrow’s clean technology challenges, the Global Cleantech 100 is a comprehensive list of private companies with the highest potential to make a significant market impact within a five- to 10-year timeframe.


Stem Connects One Megawatt of Energy Storage for Hawaiian Electric

January 30, 2017

Stem connects one megawatt (MW) of intelligent storage services across 29 customer sites to accommodate more renewable energy resources on the O‘ahu grid. Stem’s software-driven storage acts as a virtual power plant (VPP) to manage diverse load shapes and site characteristics to serve the utility’s real-time needs.

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DEWA Launches Free Electrons to Support Next Generation of International Clean Energy Entrepreneurs

January 30, 2017

Free Electrons, a global energy accelerator program, will provide an integrated framework to promote international cooperation and support innovation to identify solutions to meet future global energy needs. This program sets the framework for cooperation between 8 leading global utilities and 25 of the largest clean energy accelerators in the world. Free Electrons is funded by CalCEF, moderated by New Energy Nexus, and in cooperation with Energy Excelerator, Powerhouse, and Beta-i.


Making a Better Battery

January 29, 2017

It's time to install batteries into the biggest machine of all: the United States' electrical grid. In this episode of "Nova", the "Search For the Super Battery" leads to San Francisco-based Amber Kinetics.